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Highest Paying Cities for Industrial-Organizational Psychologists

The top 7 highest paying cities for industrial-organizational psychologists (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of industrial-organizational psychologists in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $118,030, Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia is the highest paying city for industrial-organizational psychologists. It is followed by Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia (average annual salary $118,030). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2017 [1]. For more salary information of industrial-organizational psychologists in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 7 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Industrial-Organizational Psychologists

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$118,030
260
2 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$118,030
260
3 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$102,020
80
4 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$79,770
80
5 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$75,920
110
6 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$75,630
130
7 Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina
$51,870
40
See also: Highest paying industries for industrial-organizational psychologists.